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Op-Ed: Commerce Department Helps Americans Prepare, Recover from Storms

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With the start of the 2018 hurricane season, timely and reliable information is critical to guide effective operations for emergency preparedness, response and recovery. Agencies across the U.S. Department of Commerce, including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Census Bureau, the Economic Development Administration, the National Telecommunications and Information...

The SelectUSA Investment Summit: Advancing and Expanding American Prosperity

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Guest blog post by Brian Lenihan, Acting Executive Director of SelectUSA The upcoming 2018 SelectUSA Investment Summit (June 20-22) will feature several plenaries, panels, and breakout sessions of experts, each focused on a vital U.S. industry or subject affecting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States. Advanced manufacturing, workforce development , the burgeoning commercial space...

Thanks to Innovation and Investment, the U.S. Aerospace Industry is Boldly Going to New Frontiers

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Guest blog post by Brian Lenihan , Acting Executive Director of SelectUSA On February 20, Vice President Mike Pence led the second meeting of the National Space Council at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Vice President Pence reiterated the Trump Administration’s dedication to making the United States the global leader in the burgeoning commercial space industry. “It's here today, in the 21st...

U.S. Department of Commerce Finds Dumping of Imports of Citric Acid and Certain Citrate Salts from Belgium, Colombia, and Thailand

Press releases
Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced the affirmative final determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) investigations of imports of citric acid and certain citrate salts from Belgium, Colombia, and Thailand, and its negative final determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of imports of citric acid and certain citrate salts from Thailand. Commerce...

U.S. Department of Commerce Issues Affirmative Preliminary Determination on Imports of Certain Plastic Decorative Ribbon from China

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Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced the affirmative preliminary determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of imports of certain plastic decorative ribbon from China, finding that exporters in China received countervailable subsidies ranging from 12.81 percent to 94.67 percent. Commerce will instruct U.S. Customs and Border Protection to collect cash...

Report to the President on Enhancing Resilience Against Botnets

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The U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security released this report on May 30, 2018. It outlines a guide to government and private sector actions that would reduce the threat of botnets and similar cyberattacks. The report responds to a May 2017 Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure, which directed the...

Spotlight on Commerce: Joannie Chin, Deputy Director, Engineering Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology

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Ed. Note: This post if part of the Spotlight on Commerce series highlighting the contributions of Department of Commerce employees in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month. Guest blog by Joannie Chin, Deputy Director, Engineering Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology I grew up in a suburb on the east side of Cleveland (which I feel compelled to...

Commerce Showcases Contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islander-Owned Businesses on the U.S. Economy

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The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) with a day-long celebration Tuesday, May 15 featuring remarks from White House officials, panels focused on supplier partnerships and procurement, as well as discussions on the successes and challenges for millennial Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI)....